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Supreme Court's decision to hold off on same-sex marriage causes much confusion

A decision earlier this week by the U.S. Supreme Court not to act on same sex marriage is causing a lot of confusion. Four days later, couples in states where marriage is supposed to be legal can't get licenses.

Mobile school forces 5-year-old to sign 'suicide contract'

An Alabama mother is furious that her 5-year-old daughter was forced to sign a school contract stating she wouldn't kill herself or anyone else at school.

Lawyer claims IL teen accused of trying to join ISIS, can't get fair trial

An Illinois man accused of attempting to join ISIS was ordered held without bond in Chicago Thursday. 19-year-old Mohammed Hamzah Khan was arrested while allegedly on his way to join ISIS.

Colorado black bear breaks in couple's car, steal food

Douglas County, CO (KDVR) -- We've all heard a locked car door is your first line of defense against car break-ins, but you might not realize that applies to break-ins from both humans and bears.

Former PA inmate says guards forced him to participate in prison 'fight club'

A former York County prison inmate filed a federal lawsuit alleging that four York County prison guards forced him to participate in a fight club as well as what's being called the, "Retard Olympics".

AT&T will pay $105 million for unauthorized charges on customer bills

Listen up, AT&T customers: You may be in for a refund.

Police: Off-duty St. Louis officer shoots, kills man who fired at him

  Just 12 miles south of the spot where a police officer killed Michael Brown, it happened again: Another 18-year-old died at the hands of police Wednesday.

Questions surrounds death of Thomas Duncan, first person diagnosed with Ebola in U.S.

There are questions surrounding the death of Thomas Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, and health officials are evaluating a possible second Ebola case.

The truth behind gluten sensitivity

Celiac disease is a genetic autoimmune disease that damages our small intestine when we eat food that contains gluten such as wheat, rye and barley grains.

Second possible Ebola patient reported in Dallas-area

At 12:32 p.m. Wednesday, October 8, Frisco dispatch received a call from Care Now, 301 Main Street, regarding a patient exhibiting signs and symptoms of Ebola.

Will FootGolf be the next big thing?

 The foursome of chirpy college students warmed up in the River Ridge course tee box, focusing on loosening their legs before taking their first shot on a par-four hole.

National Weather Service warns of Super Tyhpoon Vongfong

A spectacular visible satellite image of Super Typhoon Vongfong in the western Pacific was captured by the National Weather Service on Tuesday.

How a stay at home mom became a successful 'Gun Sense' activist

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Your gun is not welcome at Target or Chipotle. And that's not by accident. It all started with one woman's quest to prevent the next Newtown.

Police: 4-year-old brings heroin to Delaware daycare, gives it out as candy

Nice kid. Wrong thing to share at daycare.

First U.S. Ebola patient dies in Dallas hospital

Thomas Eric Duncan left Africa for the United States, by official accounts, a healthy man. Just over two weeks later, he passed away at a Dallas, Texas, hospital with Ebola.